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Teaching High School Sociology
Teaching High School Sociology
February 23, 2023

This collection contains resources that are useful for teaching sociology on the high school level. It includes resources that were submitted by high school instructors, as well as 100-level college material that is easily adaptable for high school students. In 2022, ASA assembled a workshop with high school sociology teachers and sociology professors to develop resources specifically for a new “High School Sociology Toolkit.” These lessons and acitvities coincide with the four learning domains found in the National Standards for High School Sociology.  The resources created from that workshop are also included in this collection and are titled with the prefix, "High School Workshop Toolkit."

Ava Isaac
Who am I? : The Looking Glass Self
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF
Tal Peretz
A Cost/Benefit Analysis of Religion's Effects in Society
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF
Row of college lecture hall chairs.
Maria Peden, Ashley Metzger
High School Workshop Toolkit: Introduction to Sociology Syllabus
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF
A line of infant's strollers, unattended, beside an empty building.
Hayley Lotspeich, Kyla Walters
High School Workshop Toolkit: Danish Baby Carriage on the Curb: An Introduction to Ethnocentrism
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF PPTX PDF PDF
A view of a desk littered with papers and colorful notes, three sets of hands marking and pointing to different images of data points and graphs among the papers.
Maria De Jesus Mora, Jared Wagenknecht
High School Workshop Toolkit: Introduction to Research Methods in Sociology
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PPTX PDF
Hayley Lotspeich
The 99%
November 30, 2023
Cover Page DOC
A crosswalk full of people, some couples, some families, others single strangers.
Ashley Metzger, Maria Peden
High School Workshop Toolkit: Social Relationships Activity
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF PDF
A table with many different people placing their hands in a line, palm down, all with varying skin tones.
Christopher Salituro
High School Workshop Toolkit: The Social Construction of Race
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PDF
An aerial view of colorful buildings connected together.
Jared Wagenknecht, Maria De Jesus Mora
High School Workshop Toolkit: Understanding the Social Construction of Reality
November 30, 2023
Cover Page PPTX PDF
The Great Wall of China as seen through a stone arch.
Michael Ohsfeldt
Understanding Goffman’s Dramaturgy through Disney’s Mulan (1998)
March 7, 2022
Cover Page PPT DOC DOC

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